Reading vs Barnsley Live Score and Live Stream

Live Coverage

Reading played Barnsley at the Championship of England on October 16. The match kicked off 14:00 UTC. Reading won 1-0.

John Swift scored the first and only goal on the 77th minute of the game.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Reading - Barnsley in real time.

Reading kicked off the game with Luke Southwood, Abdul Rahman Baba, Scott Dann, Liam Moore, Andy Yiadom, Tom Dele-Bashiru, Daniel Drinkwater, Ovie Ejaria, Josh Laurent, John Swift and George Puscas who got substituted by Femi Azeez on the 63rd minute as starters, with Rafael, Tyrell Ashcroft, Femi Azeez, Claudio Osorio, Manadi Camara, Jahmari Clarke and Kelvin Ehibhatiomhan on the bench.

Barnsley's starting eleven were Brad Collins, Michal Helik, Toby Sibbick, Jordan Williams, Claudio Gomes, Jasper Moon, Romal Palmer who got substituted by William Hondermarck on the 73rd minute, Victor Adeboyejo, Callum Brittain who got substituted by Devante Cole on the 83rd minute, Aaron Leya Iseka who got substituted by Clarke Oduor on the 67th minute and Cauley Woodrow, with Jack Walton, Remy Vita, Benjamin Williams, William Hondermarck, Devante Cole, Dominik Frieser and Clarke Oduor on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card twice throughout the game. Callum Brittain and Claudio Gomes were the ones to receive it.


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Reading and Barnsley have met 5 times since December 2017. Reading have won twice, 3 matches ended in a draw. The most recent match between them took place on April 2, 2021 at the Championship of England which ended in a draw - 1-1. Reading have scored 7 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Barnsley have scored 3. So, overall, Reading have a better head-to-head record against Barnsley in their recent history.

Reading have won 6 of their 12 matches in Championship, drawing 1 and having 5 defeats this season. They have scored 18 goals - 1.50 per match, conceding 19 - 1.58 per match. Barnsley have won 1 of their 12 matches in Championship, drawing 5 and having 6 defeats this season. They have scored 7 goals - 0.58 per match, conceding 15 - 1.25 per match.

Recent Form

Reading have won Cardiff City in their previous match while Barnsley are on a losing streak - they have lost to Millwall, Nottingham Forest and Blackpool in their previous 3 matches. Overall, Reading have won 6 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 4, while Barnsley have won 4 of their last 20 matches, losing 9 and drawing 7. In their most recent 6 matches Reading have won 4 times (0-1 against Cardiff City on 2nd of October, 1-0 against Middlesbrough on 25th of September, 1-2 against Fulham on 18th of September and 3-1 against Peterborough United on 14th of September), lost once (1-0 against Derby County on 29th of September) and drew once (3-3 against QPR on 11th of September). In their most recent 6 matches Barnsley have lost 4 times (0-1 against Millwall on 2nd of October, 1-3 against Nottingham Forest on 29th of September, 1-0 against Blackpool on 25th of September and 3-0 against Bournemouth on 11th of September) and drew twice (0-0 against Blackburn on 18th of September and 1-1 against Stoke City on 15th of September).

Team Streaks

  • Reading have gone 5 consecutive matches without a draw.
  • Reading haven't lost in their previous 3 home matches.
  • Barnsley have gone 3 consecutive matches without a clean sheet.

Live Standings

As always, England Championship's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Reading are 7th in the table with 19 points after 12 matches, while Barnsley are 22nd with 8 points in 12 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Reading and Barnsley in real time. You can watch the goal by John Swift as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Reading - Barnsley are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Reading 1, Barnsley 0.
  2. 83'
    Substitution for Barnsley. Devante Cole replaces Callum Brittain
  3. 77'
    1 - 0
    John Swift scores for Reading.
  4. 73'
    Substitution for Barnsley. William Hondermarck replaces Romal Palmer
  5. 67'
    Substitution for Barnsley. Clarke Oduor replaces Aaron Leya Iseka
  6. 63'
    Substitution for Reading. Femi Azeez replaces George Puscas
  7. 56'
    Claudio Gomes is shown the yellow card.
  8. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  9. Half Time - 0 : 0
    First half ends.
  10. 29'
    Callum Brittain is shown the yellow card.
  11. Kick-off
    First half begins